Howard Sophomore Missing Since Last Week

Wednesday, April 8, 2009; 12:13 PM

Police are searching for a 24-year-old Howard University sophomore who has been missing since last week.

James Duncan III, 24, was last seen at the Howard Plaza Towers in the 2200 block of Sherman Avenue NW, according to Howard police.

Duncan is described as a black male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing approximately 180 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. D.C. police spokesman Israel James said Duncan's car, a burgundy 1998 four-door Toyota Camry with California plates, was found Monday in the 2600 block of North Capitol Street NW.

-- Theola Labbé-DeBose

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